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  • Orbiter Spots "Spiders" on Surface of Mars

    Martian Creepy Crawlers The European Space Agency's Mars Express orbiter has spotted mysterious "spiders" roaming the Red Planet's southern polar region. But they're not the arachnids we've come to fear back on Earth — they're the result of a complex geological process that causes carbon dioxide to sublimate, bringing darker material from below the surface

  • Marketplaces See Surge in Runes-Based DOG Token...

    On Thursday, the newly launched Runes protocol token named “DOG•GO•TO•THE•MOON” climbed to the pinnacle of Runes-based tokens in trade volume across non-fungible token (NFT) marketplaces, including Okx’s NFT market and Magic Eden. In 24 hours, the token amassed approximately $13.20 million in trade volume between these two platforms and now boasts a market capitalization of

  • Sun Blasts Comet, Breaking Off Its Tail

    Streaming Stars Recent footage from NASA shows an eruption from our Sun breaking off the tail of a comet whizzing by, IFLScience reports, making for a dramatic display of the Sun's power. The space agency's STEREO A spacecraft captured the sequence of events on April 12 when the Sun spewed a coronal mass ejection, an

  • Despite Runes’ Transaction Dominance, Bitcoin...

    According to recent data, transactions linked to the Runes protocol have been notably high in block utilization since its implementation on April 19. Figures from April 23 show that transactions involving Runes accounted for 81% of block usage on that day. In contrast, traditional financial activities constituted only 18.8% of the transactions processed. As Runes

  • Scientists Find There's an Easy Way to Experience...

    Have you ever caught your mind wandering during a particularly boring session at the gym that seems to drag on forever? As it turns out, there might be a measurable reason for that. Scientists have found that our perception of time slows down considerably when exercising, a fascinating finding that suggests we enter a perceived

  • Salvadoran Official Crypto Wallet Chivo Dismisses...

    Chivo wallet, the official cryptocurrency wallet of El Salvador, has dismissed an alleged hack of the source code of its software and the data of over 5 million users linked to the wallet’s KYC procedures. According to Chivo, the data of Salvadorans is protected, and the security of its data has never been breached. Chivo

  • Bitget Cites High Adoption Rates in MENA...

    Between November 2023 and April 10, the number of active cryptocurrency users from the Middle East and North Africa using the Bitget platform grew by more than 1,400%. Bitget’s strong performance in the Middle East and North Africa is attributed to the region’s perceived high adoption rates and the generally friendly landscape for cryptocurrencies. Support

  • Yield App Angel Launchpad: Finding Promising ICOs...

    The crypto bull market is well underway, with activity in the VC and early-stage funding sector mounting over the last few weeks as the highly anticipated Bitcoin halving approached. And, as the post-halving phase begins, increasing numbers of new projects are expected to come to market in search of funding. Indeed, the beginning of this

  • Australian, Indonesian Tax Bodies Sign Agreement...

    The tax authorities of Australia and Indonesia have signed a memorandum of understanding to share information on cryptocurrency. Under this agreement, both entities will exchange data on crypto assets and share knowledge to ensure adherence to tax obligations. Agreement Underscores Two Countries’ Willingness to Adopt The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) and its Indonesian counterpart have

  • SEC Seeks $5.3 Billion in Final Judgment Against...

    The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has asked the court to order Terraform Labs and Do Kwon to pay around $5.3 billion as part of the final judgment against the two defendants. This sum includes $4,192,147,847 in disgorgement and $545,748,909 in prejudgment interest. SEC Seeks Final Judgment Against Terraform Labs and Do Kwon The